"the tribune" is asking did you work at the bank in 2006 or not? >> and the answer -- i've been consistent from the very beginning -- is yes. >> quickly, before we go, what is the number one issue as you go door-to-door, knocking on doors across illinois, what is the issue you keep hearing from people in illinois? >> it's incredible. without fail, it's jobs. people who have lost their jobs and the people who actually have them are so scared that they're next, they don't know what to do or how to act. >> mike, you don't need to take polls. everybody out there talking to americans comes back here, jobs, jobs, jobs. >> whether on the outh side of chicago or bloomington illinois or rockford, illinois, everyone is scared about their company closing down, getting released. these are folks who have been working there for 10, 15, 20 years. >> all right. alexi giannoulias, thank you.